Invasive Plant Workshops Restoration Solutions

Two field workshops are scheduled for Saturday, May 20. The workshops will demonstrate landscape management options to reverse invasive impact and encourage native plant ecosystems. Morning Workshop 9:30 - 11:30AM ~ HVRHS - Warren Turnpike Rd, near the tennis courts Hosted by:...

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Salisbury Forum spring lecture by Doug Tallamy

The program will occur at the Hotchkiss School Auditorium on May 12, 7:30 PM. Doug Tallamy’s first book, Bringing Nature Home, describes the role of native plants at the base of the food web, which supports a spectrum of...

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Environmental Sciences Scholarship Application

The SLT Scholarship is due on April 22, 2017. The selection criteria is on the application. Must be a high school senior from Sharon that wants to pursue an environment-related field Click the link below to download our scholarship application. DOWNLOAD

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Land Monitor Training and Volunteer Kick Off Day

Saturday, April 1st 9:00 - 11:00 am Sharon Town Hall - large meeting room, 2nd floor Paul Elconin, Director of Land Conservation at Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust is teaching land monitoring class to all SLT land monitors. Whether you are an experienced...

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Invasive Species Survey

Lauren Murtagh, a Sharon resident and Junior at HVRHS participated in the Natural Resource Conservation Academy at UConn (Storrs campus) over the summer. As part of the program, she has worked on a seven month community awareness project on...

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Mary Moore Preserve, Sharon, CT.

It was a great day for a hike out @ the Mary Moore Preserve. This is truly one of the most scenic areas of Sharon and the view is stunning! Thanks to all those that attended and helped make...

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Hosting Two Hikes September 10th & 17th. Come Explore the Mary Moore Preserve!

Saturday, September 10th at 8:00 AM: Early morning fitness hike. Start your day with a brisk hike up the Mary Moore Trail. On September 17th, we will host a more casual hike up the Mary Moore trail @ 8:00...

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Wike Brothers Farm Project Update

The Sharon Land Trust has been awarded the 2015 Excellence in Conservation Organization Nomination by the Connecticut Farmland Trust! One of Sharon’s oldest and largest family farms, Wike Brothers Farm has been owned and worked by the same family for seven generations....

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INVASIVE PLANT SYMPOSIUM TUESDAY , OCTOBER 11

Invasive Plants in Our Changing World: Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016 8:00 AM – 4:30 P.M Student Union University of Connecticut - Storrs, CT Learn More Today!

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2016 Student Work Project

Some great photos from our ongoing student work project. Great job to everyone that participated!

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